Coping with Bereavement


We all cope with bereavement in different ways and there is no set pattern to our grief. Our company is a member of SAIF (National Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors) who offer free professional help to people who are finding it difficult to deal with bereavement.

SAIF Care is a service offered by funeral homes that are members of The National Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors (SAIF). It provides a range of services to bereaved people, over the age of 18, including:



SAIF Care services are offered by friendly staff who are trained in counselling and bereavement skills and who will be able to listen and support you. The Counsellors are highly skilled and qualified to help you understand your experience of grief, develop self-care, coping strategies and support you to deal with the challenges you may be facing.


It is available Monday – Friday, from 9am, until 10pm, it is confidential and free of charge to people who have used the services of Jonathan Alcock & Sons.

0161 428 2097
There will always be someone happy to help.
24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
We are here for you.